Station Information

Station ID: 334
Latitude: 51.516667
Longitude: 0.733333
Coastline code: 170
Station code: 81
Time span of RLR data: 1933 – 1983
RLR completeness (%): 96
Time span of metric data: 1929 – 1983
Metric completeness (%): 96
Frequency Code: 24
Date of last update: 30 Nov 1989

Green Arrow: Current Station
Yellow Marker: Neighbouring RLR Station

Please note: In many cases, the station position in our database is accurate to only one minute. Thus, the tide gauge may not appear to be on the coast.

Additional Data Sources (guide to additional data sources)

Nearby GNSS Stations from SONEL: SHEE, SHOE
Nearby Real Time Stations from VLIZ: shee

Station Documentation

Link to RLR information.
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 2001Jan02 :
Recent work on vertical land movements in the UK can be found from
the University of Nottingham web site:
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 11-JUN-91 :
Southend 170/081 RLR(1964) is 12.1m below TGBM TQ8898 8303
=========================== BENCHMARK INFORMATION UPDATE ADDED 12-JUL-93 :
Southend 170/081 RLR(1964) is 12.1m below TGBM TQ8898 8303
=========================== FOLLOWING PSMSL DOCUMENTATION ADDED 20-SEP-94 :
Stilling well gauges as follows;
Jan 1929 - December 1944, Cary-Porter
Jan 1945 - April 1950, Hughes (probably)
May 1950 - Kent
Southend is an historic station last data 1983

Data Authority

British Oceanographic Data Centre
National Oceanography Centre
Joseph Proudman Building, 6 Brownlow Street
L3 5DA